Yvonne Tramm

Yvonne Tramm and husband Steve first went to Santa Pod Raceway in late 1974. They were completely ‘blown away’ by the spectacle and from the beginning of 1975 until today they have only missed five events. Children arrived, Spencer and Kirstie, and from a very early age the family sat on the spectator bank at […]

Ken Cooper

Ken ‘flathead’ Cooper is one of the true pioneers of British drag racing and hot rodding. He bought his first car, a ’37 Ford coupe, in 1959 and soon turned it into a hot rod by fitting a ’41 Mercury flathead with dual exhausts, lowering the front suspension and painting it bright yellow. Ken was […]

John Clift

Anyone remotely interested in motorcycle Drag Racing during the 1970s and 80s will be familiar with the name John Clift. He was always a determined, hard charging competitor in Top Fuel, or Top Bike as it was called at the time; arguably the most competitive class in British Drag Racing in that period. John originally […]